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Grace Church School

3725 Kildaire Farm Road
Cary, NC 27518

(919) 362-9355


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

From the Director:

We are a curriculum based christian preschool. Most of our day consists of teacher led instruction as well as free play. We believe learning can be achieved through play, games and munipulatives as well as instruction.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To enhance children's learning capabilities by providing opportunities that will inspire them to excel as gifted individuals while developing a relationship with Jesus Christ.
Our goal is for each child to have a positive first- time learning experience. Be a part of learning! Be a part of Grace Church Preschool!

A Typical Day

Each class follows a daily schedule which includes chapel, snack, outside play, centers, circle time, bathroom breaks, instruction time and free play. Here is an example of our 4 year old schedule:
9:30-9:40 Welcome, Organized Creative Activity

9:40-10:00 Curriculum: calendar, counting, weather

10:00-10:20 Chapel

10:20-10:40 Centers

10:40-10:50 Restrooms

10:50-11:05 Snack

11:05-11:30 Curriculum: learning games, art, science

11:30-11:55 Playground

11:55-12:20 Story Time/Share Time

12:20-12:30 Close of day/Carpool

Home-School Connection

Home-School Connection: From the Director

We pride ourselves on good and open communication between teachers, administration and parents. Each teacher sends out a monthly newsletter as well as a monthly newsletter put out by the director. Communication is through email, phone calls and in person. The director has an open door policy and welcomes all comment and concerns. We have two evaluations throughout the year so you can see your childs progress and teachers are willling to meet anytime to talk about progress, concerns etc.

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school